FedEx Donates 19th Disaster Services Canteen to Salvation Army

Thursday, September 25, 2014
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If there’s one thing FedEx has mastered, it’s delivering. And they did just that and more when they visited The Salvation Army Flemington Corps in Hunterdon County, New Jersey yesterday…

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FedEx Donates 16th Disaster Response Unit to Salvation Army

Friday, April 5, 2013
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Our friends at FedEx visited The Salvation Army of Sao Paulo, Brazil last month for an official ceremony to celebrate the company’s donation of a brand new Disaster…

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FedEx Lends Support to Northeast Disaster Relief

Thursday, November 1, 2012
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FedEx Corp. announced yesterday that the company is donating $100,000 cash and $100,000 in-kind transportation services to The Salvation Army for Hurricane Sandy relief efforts. The donations are…

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FedEx Delivers…a Major Donation!

Wednesday, May 23, 2012
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If there’s one thing FedEx has mastered, it’s delivering. And they did just that and more when they visited The Salvation Army, Golden State Division in San Francisco during National Salvation Army Week.

But this wasn’t your typical white package delivery.

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FedEx Lends Their Support to Japan Relief

Friday, April 1, 2011

FedEx has a long history of supporting survivors of natural disasters worldwide. They’ve even partnered with us during many of our local and international relief efforts.

We want to express our gratitude to them yet again, as FedEx has committed $1 million to support the Japan disaster relief work of several non-profit organizations, including $100,000 to The Salvation Army.

Their donation will come in the form of in-kind transportation, which will be a huge help to our work. It’s usually extremely expensive and inefficient to ship materials long distance when they can be bought locally to the disaster site. But there are some things, such as technologies, medical supplies, specialized items, or scarce materials, that are not readily available and must be transported from afar.

The Salvation Army in Japan is working diligently at several sites assisting survivors. Besides blankets, they have not yet requested additional materials from our Salvation Army World Service Office (SAWSO) here in the United States. If and when they do express additional needs over the course of rebuilding, we are prepared to respond quickly.

We are extremely grateful to FedEx, whose donation will go a long way in supporting Japan recovery.

To learn more about FedEx disaster relief efforts, visit news.fedex.com or about.fedex.com.

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